Screensavers Not Working

Troy Williams troywill1 at
Wed Jun 1 23:16:08 UTC 2005

At 04:35 AM 5/31/2005, you wrote:
>I just recently started using Kubuntu and I've noticed that most of my KDE 
>screensavers simply don't work (some do).
>Trying to figure out what the problem was, I decided to test some on the 
>command line.  Doing so results in the following
>error message: "Unable to resolve Xmu symbols - please check your Xmu 
>library installation."  So I did a google search to
>see if anybody had the same problem.  I only found a couple, but I 
>couldn't seem to find a solotion.

I have always found the KDE screensavers to be troublesome, at best.  I 
have, for many KDE releases, just disabled KDE screensavers and used 

For some background:

This is how I have Xscreensaver setup to start, etc.:

Works like a charm for me.


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